Sample Inventory Accountant Resume

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Steven Larsen
3949 W Waveland Ave
Wheeling, IL 60090

Job Objective Seeking an Inventory Accountant position that offers an immediate challenge, career opportunity, and advancement.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Certified Public Accountant with experience in manufacturing company and auto industry accounting
  • A great deal of experience with accounting information systems
  • Basic understanding of GAAP and other accounting guidelines
  • Profound knowledge of Inventory policies and procedures
  • Ability to generate, format, and analyze various accounting reports
  • Ability to solve problems and introduce countermeasures
  • Proficient with basic MS Office applications (Excel, Word, MS Access)
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

Professional Experience:

Inventory Accountant, August 2005 – Present
Millipore, Wheeling, IL

  • Provided functional advice and guidance to internal clientele on several inventory topics.
  • Developed, interpreted, and ensured the consistent application of Inventory policies.
  • Provided financial support to assigned area’s of responsibility as required by operational, corporate staff and auditors.
  • Managed to identify, investigate and correct errors in a timely manner to ensure the validity of financial data.
  • Demonstrated to identify, initiate and promote process improvements to enhance productivity and efficiency.

Inventory Accountant, May 2000 – July 2005
Sunrise Systems Inc, Wheeling, IL

  • Implemented cost effective systems of control over capital, operating expenditures, manpower, wages and salaries.
  • Ensured accuracy of the physical inventory and reported results.
  • Performed audits to ensure product and labor costs are accurate and ensured to record bill of material and price code changes.
  • Prepared monthly reports of results, monthly forecasts, annual operating plan strategic planning and distribution.
  • Discussed production and costing issues with plant management.
  • Reviewed costs, material costs, manufacturing process, distribution and returns of inventory levels.
  • Analyzed surplus and outdated inventory items on monthly basis.


Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and Economics, University of Tampa, Tampa, FL

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